You know, for a platform with “a major pro-conservative bias,” Twitter sure does seem to have a problem with conservatives. Aside from suspending conservatives’ accounts for dubious reasons, Twitter also apparently likes to prevent users from following external links posted on conservatives’ accounts.

Republican Indiana State Sen. Jim Merritt is running for mayor in Indianapolis. His campaign website,, is posted under his Twitter bios for both his @Jim_Merritt and @MerrittForMayor accounts. Since today is Election Day, people who visit his Twitter pages might be interested in learning more about him. But Twitter seems to have other ideas:

We checked, and sure enough, we got the same result:

We visited Merritt’s campaign site (not through Twitter, of course) and we didn’t see anything that looked “unsafe.”

Something seems less than kosher.